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A mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pi...

wikipedia - 05 Oct 2017
A mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pinyin: yuè bĭng; Jyutping: jyut6 beng2; Yale: yuht béng) is a Chinese bakery product traditionally eaten during the Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋節). The festival is for lunar appreciation and moon watching, when mooncakes are regarded as an indispensable delicacy. Mooncakes are offered between friends or on family gatherings while celebrating the festival. The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the four most important Chinese festivals.
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The 18 Best Sci-Fi TV Shows Set In Space, Ranked

IndieWire - 18 Apr 2018
Space is a scary place, as we've seen in countless movies and TV shows — but the thrills that come with these stories prove that while the dangers of venturing off this planet are many, there are still thrills a'plenty in the great unknown, and ...
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Students share experiences through poetry

Royal Purple News - 09 Apr 2018
Freshman Qiaolu Zou misses her family back in China. So she chose to write about mooncakes, a traditional dessert, in a poem exhibition between international and elementary school students. Several University of Wisconsin-Whitewater international ...
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Tiger Woods Is A Favorite To Win This Year's Masters

WCAI - 05 Apr 2018
He's played it all almost every year since 1996, and that puts him at a great advantage over the rest of the field - not to mention the fact the fairways are wide, and that accommodates the one weakness of his game, relatively speaking, as he tends to ...
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Animated People: Olan Rogers Blasts Off into 'Final Space'

Animation Magazine - 23 Mar 2018
This week, we catch up with YouTube star and indie filmmaker Olan Rogers, who created the original TBS/Conan O'Brien/Conaco animated series Final Space along with writing partner David Sacks (The Simpsons, The Tick, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Pig Goat ...
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Mooncakes For Millennials: A Traditional Asian Pastry Goes Modern

Forbes - 27 Sep 2017
Like seasonal beverages on a Starbucks menu signifying the start of the holidays, the appearance of mooncakes are a beacon of Mid-Autumn or Mooncake Festival. The holiday is celebrated by countries throughout East Asia, from China to Vietnam, Hong Kong ...
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Review: Final Space “Chapter Seven”

Bubbleblabber (press release) (blog) - 10 Apr 2018
They manage to get Mooncake and KVN in on the fun (or as much fun as can be had with KVN, which is not much) and take a ship out. Quinn's less than pleased about this, considering they still have a planet to save and already took a distracting detour ...
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Did Mooncakes Help the Chinese Overthrow the Mongols?

Atlas Obscura - 11 Aug 2017
By 1368, the stories continue, the time was ripe for an uprising. Zhu Yuanzhang, the man who would one day be emperor of China's Ming Dynasty, was then a young man born to a desperately poor Han Chinese peasant family. However, he had a brilliant ...
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Your Mid-Autumn Festival guide to eating mooncakes

Quartz - 04 Oct 2017
You can almost certainly associate one or two special foods with every single traditional festival in China. And so it is with mooncakes for the Mid-Autumn Festival, celebrated each year on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month. It falls on Oct. 4 ...

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